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Why do many people live near or on volcanic mountains in the islands of Southeast Asia?

A. Most volcanoes are dormant or inactive.**

B. Volcanic ash provides fertile soil.

C. Cities can't be built on the rough terrain.

D. Abundant rainfall provides natural protection.

My nsswer is A but i might be wrong 50%-50% sure! Need Help fast and hurry

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  1. I'm sure your reading assignment has the answer. You'll also find it here.

    http://www.geography.learnontheinternet.co.uk/topics/why_live_close_to_volcanoes.html

  2. Hey Ms. Sue, can you just answer the question.

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